Poverty is Unnecessary Sweepstakes 2020

Whole Planet Foundation

“Poverty is Unnecessary Sweepstakes”

Official Rules: No payment or purchase necessary to enter.

Timing: There will be one (1) Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes will occur during the period 8:30PM October 19 -through 11:59PM Central Standard Time on October 27, 2020.

ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States, including the District of Columbia, age 18 or older at the time of entry. Void outside the U.S., and wherever else prohibited by law. Employees of Whole Planet Foundation (the “Sponsor”), US Sweepstakes & Fulfillment Company, and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, and the immediate family members of, and/or those living in the same household of each, are not eligible to enter. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.

To Enter:

Method #1:

Visit www.facebook.com/WholePlanetFoundation during the Sweepstakes Period and look for the post(s) on the Whole Planet Foundation timeline announcing the Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes Posts”), like the Sweepstakes Posts, or leave a comment on the Sweepstakes Posts, including the hashtag #PovertyisUnnecessarySweepstakes to receive one (1) entry. Only entries received during the corresponding Sweepstakes Period will be considered valid entries. Limit: One (1) entry per person per individual sweepstakes post during the Sweepstakes Period.

Method #2: E-mail Entry (no purchase or registration required):

Participants may e-mail their first/last name, phone number, and e-mail address to olivia.hayden@wholefoods.com anytime during the Promotion Period, to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.

Collection and use of personally identifiable information will be in accordance with the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.  Liking or following the Whole Planet Foundation page on Facebook does not constitute an entry into the Sweepstakes. Entrants understand that they are providing their information to Sponsor and not to Facebook. The information provided will only be used for the purposes of this Sweepstakes and as otherwise permitted by Sponsor’s privacy policy. In the event of a dispute, online entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the Authorized Account Holder of the email address associated with the Facebook account at the time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” means the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

By submitting your Entry, you agree that your Entry conforms to these Official Rules and that the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may disqualify your Entry for any reason at any time, including if Sponsor, in its sole discretion, determines that your Entry fails to conform to these Official Rules in any way or otherwise contains unacceptable content as determined by Sponsor.

By submitting an Entry, Entrant hereby grants permission for the Entry to be immediately posted on the Sponsor’s Facebook timeline and any other web sites, including without limitation social media web sites. Entrant agrees that Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for any unauthorized use of Entries by third parties. Released Parties do not guarantee the posting of any Entry.

The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to reject and/or remove any Entry (along with disqualifying the Entrant who submitted same) that violates these Official Rules or is otherwise inappropriate without any notification or warning.

By entering this Sweepstakes, Entrant grants Sponsor the right to edit, adapt, copyright and publish any or all Released Parties and to use these Released Parties in any media form or in any manner without attribution or further compensation.

By participating, Entrants indemnify and hold harmless the Released Parties from any claims and damages (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising from or relating to the breach or alleged breach of your failure to comply with the Official Rules.

Drawings/Prizes: One (1) winner will be selected in a random drawing for the Sweepstakes from among all eligible entries received for that Sweepstakes Period only.  The drawings will take place on 10/28/2020. Odds of winning depend upon the total number of eligible entries received in each Sweepstakes Period.  Entries from one Sweepstakes will not be carried over to subsequent Sweepstakes.  All drawings will be conducted by Sponsor, whose decisions are final on all matters relating to these Sweepstakes.

The sweepstakes winner will receive a Prize Package consisting of the items below. The ARV (approximate retail value) of each item included in the Prize Package are indicated below. Total ARV is $1,011.

  1. Alaffia Basket with Lavender body wash, whipped Shea Butter, Hand Soap, Bar Soap (ARV $94)
  2. Hedley & Bennet Apron with 30 Free Bottle Coupons for Health-Ade Kombucha and 30 Free Bottle Coupons for Health-Ade Booch Pop (ARV $255)
  3. Pact 2020 Sock Boxes (1 Men’s, 1 Women’s, and then 1 of each size of kids) – (ARV $70)
  4. The Republic of Tea: three wellness tins: 1 Organic SuperGreen Immunity, 1 Wellness Stackable, and 1 Get Wellness (ARV $42)
  5. Vitaclay 2-in-1 Organic Rice n’ Slow Cooker and a wide assortment of Lundberg Family Farms rice and grain products. (ARV $150)
  6. Cedar’s Wooden Cutting Board & 25 VIP Coupons for free Cedar’s items. (ARV $330)
  7. TAZO Bluetooth soundbar (ARV $70)

General Terms & Conditions: The potential winners will be notified by a message from the Sponsor tagging the potential winner’s Facebook account, and will have 48 hours within which to respond by direct message, after which time an alternate winner will be selected, at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. No substitution or exchange of prize will be allowed, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any Submission at any time in the event it is determined that the Submission is offensive, inappropriate, not in keeping with Sponsors’ images or if it is determined that the entrant has not otherwise complied with these Official Rules.  All entries submitted must be original, and become the sole property of the Sponsor, who reserves the right to edit as they see fit.  Entry constitutes entrants’ agreement to abide by these Official Rules and confirms permission (except where prohibited) to use winner’s entry, name and likenesses, as well as their entry submission information for advertising and publicity purposes, without additional compensation. Entrants further agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. All taxes, if applicable, are the responsibility of the winner. All federal, state, and local rules and regulations apply. Entrants/winner agrees to “hold harmless” the Sponsor, Facebook, and agents affiliated with this promotion for any and all damages that may result from acceptance/use of the prize offered and/or participation in the promotion.  Void where prohibited or restricted by law.

Sponsor: Whole Planet Foundation, 550 Bowie St. Austin, TX 78703

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